The table below looks at the statistics for FCAPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FCAPS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
FCAPS
UK / England
Rank - - 596
Contract jobs citing FCAPS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6260 6592 6894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.10% 14.44% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3817 3881 3971
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 346 385
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

FCAPS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing FCAPS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FCAPS Jobs Demand Trend in England

FCAPS
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FCAPS across the England region.

FCAPS Daily Rate Trend in England

FCAPS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FCAPS across the England region.

FCAPS Hourly Rate Trend in England

FCAPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FCAPS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for FCAPS.

1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) EMC
1 6 (66.67%) CA
1 6 (66.67%) MPLS
1 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 6 (66.67%) Service Management
1 6 (66.67%) ITSM
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (66.67%) CMDB
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 6 (66.67%) ServiceNow
1 6 (66.67%) SevOne
2 5 (55.56%) Network Management
2 5 (55.56%) BT
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) Use Case
3 3 (33.33%) Scala
3 3 (33.33%) CouchDB
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) DSL
3 3 (33.33%) Nokia
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Apache

FCAPS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 6 (66.67%) MPLS
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) DSL
2 3 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
1 3 (33.33%) CouchDB
1 3 (33.33%) HBase
1 3 (33.33%) Neo4j
1 3 (33.33%) Parquet
1 3 (33.33%) Redis
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Network Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Network Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Akka
1 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Avro
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) CSS3
1 3 (33.33%) GraphX
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
1 3 (33.33%) ODBC
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 6 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 6 (66.67%) ITSM
1 6 (66.67%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Network Management
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) Scala
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
1 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) CA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) EMC
1 6 (66.67%) ServiceNow
1 6 (66.67%) SevOne
2 5 (55.56%) BT
3 3 (33.33%) Nokia